(Of course, I would be remiss if I didn’t point out that you *already* can reach out to them here, on SCN – but that’s another blog, isn’t it?) If you like pie charts and all that, here’s something to think about. How important is it to YOU to meet new people? So yes, by all means, plan ahead. Book your calendars and schedule your sessions. But along the way, take some time to reach out and engage. You never know – you might meet up with some really interesting people.